Farce movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant farce movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, funny, realistic, clever, not serious and absurd films and TV shows about / with farce, culture clash, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, disorder, catastrophe, runaway, chase and vengeance plots mostly in Comedy, Crime and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as farce: See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989), Death at a Funeral (2007), You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008), Johnny English Reborn (2011), Your Highness (2011), Ali G Indahouse (2002), The Brothers Grimsby (2016), Fierce Creatures (1997), Police Academy (1984), Young Frankenstein (1974).

List of farce movies

See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the shot but cannot see the perpetrator. Both are arrested, but escape to form an unlikely partnership. Being ...
Style: humorous, funny, not serious, light, absurd ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, murder, deaf, blindness, mute or deaf, friendship, disability, witness, chase, deafness, blind man, odd couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city
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Death at a Funeral (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chaos ensues when a man tries to expose a dark secret regarding a recently deceased patriarch of a dysfunctional British family.
Style: humorous, funny, tragicomedy, absurd, not serious ...
Plot: farce, dysfunctional family, dark humor, funeral, sarcasm, secret, secrets, adultery, foul language, british, death, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, united kingdom, europe
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You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An Israeli counterterrorism soldier with a secretly fabulous ambition to become a Manhattan hairstylist. Zohan's desire runs so deep that he'll do anything -- including faking his own death and going head-to-head with an Arab cab driver -- ...
Style: ridiculous, humorous, exciting, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: hidden identity, farce, follow your dream, culture clash, couples, taxi, starting over, american dream, vengeance, faked death, superhuman, superhero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, israel, usa, middle east, manhattan new york city ...
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The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Luis Buñuel’s deliciously satiric masterpiece, an upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined.
Style: surreal, disturbing, atmospheric, humorous, twists and turns ...
Plot: farce, surrealism, high society, satire, adultery, dark humor, absurdism, character study, smuggling, dream, visceral, guest ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, france
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Johnny English Reborn (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The most prominent heads of state in the world begin gathering for a conference that could have a major impact on global politics. When MI-7 receives word that the Chinese premier has become the target of some high-powered killers, it falls on ...
Style: funny, humorous, parody, twists and turns, melancholic ...
Plot: spy spoof, farce, espionage, secret agents, assassination attempt, secret service, spy, james bond spoof, betrayal, british, surveillance, prime minister ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, hong kong, london, macau, europe ...
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 5.5
 101K
Your Highness (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A fantasy movie about an arrogant, lazy prince and his more heroic brother who must complete a quest in order to save their father's kingdom.
Style: absurd, parody, funny, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: farce, wizards, giant, dragon, adventure, save the princess, silly humor, family relations, partners, escapades, daring rescue, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 50s
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Ali G Indahouse (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ali G unwittingly becomes a pawn in the evil Chancellor's plot to overthrow the Prime Minister of Great Britain. However, instead of bringing the Prime Minister down, Ali is embraced by the nation as the voice of youth and 'realness', ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, satire, hip hop, culture clash, hip hop culture, silly humor, stupidity, violence, gang, prime minister, sarcasm, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, south central los angeles
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The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.
Style: ridiculous, humorous, absurd, not serious, parody ...
Plot: spy, vulgarity, satire, farce, stupidity, culture clash, creativity, espionage, virus, sarcasm, brutality, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, london, northern england, south africa, santiago chile ...
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Fierce Creatures (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most ...
Style: satirical, humorous, light, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zoo, farce, greed, animals, moral ambiguity, business, obnoxious boss, father son relationship, workplace intrigue, businessman, sarcasm, marketing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
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 6.7
 125K
Police Academy (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New rules enforced by the Lady Mayoress mean that sex, weight, height and intelligence need no longer be a factor for joining the Police Force. This opens the floodgates for all and sundry to enter the Police Academy, much to the chagrin of the ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, parody, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police academy, police, farce, chase, officers and cadets, dumb, justice, instructor, cadet, recruit, mentor, rookie ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century
Place: israel, usa, los angeles
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Young Frankenstein (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young neurosurgeon inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback, a pretty lab assistant and the elderly housekeeper. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his ...
Style: parody, funny, gothic, humorous, absurd ...
Plot: monster, experiment, farce, mad scientist, castle, frankenstein, laboratory, satire, scientist, hunchback, supernatural, reanimation ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 70s
Place: transylvania, europe, usa
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The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.
Style: funny, humorous, light, talky, absurd ...
Plot: farce, kidnapping, chase, vengeance, spy, manic, save the world, crimes, comedy of errors, psychopath, master criminal, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: west germany, munich germany, england
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 6.5
 32K
Oscar (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Angelo "Snaps" Provolone made his dying father a promise on his deathbed: he would leave the world of crime and become an honest businessman. Despite having no experience in making money in a legal fashion, Snaps sets about to keep his ...
Style: witty, humorous, talky, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, gangsters, mistaken identity, accountant, disorder, fish out of water, parents and children, couples, dishonesty, goofy hero, going straight, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: italy
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Seems Like Old Times (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of hijinks.
Style: witty, humorous, melancholic, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, bank robbery, romance, love triangle, dog, dishonesty, crimes, couple relations, bank teller, nothing goes right, love and romance, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil after the bald villain freezes himself and unthaws in the ...
Style: parody, humorous, funny, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: spy, time travel, dumb, farce, secret agents, spy spoof, espionage, james bond spoof, culture clash, secret service, sarcasm, adventure ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century, year 1967, year 1997
Place: las vegas, london, usa
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Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Robin Hood comes home after fighting in the Crusades to learn that the noble King Richard is in exile and that the despotic King John now rules England, with the help of the Sheriff of Rottingham. Robin Hood assembles a band of fellow patriots to do ...
Style: parody, absurd, funny, humorous, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: robin hood, farce, medieval, sword fight, adventure, folk hero, forest, righting the wronged, rabbi, witch, fight scenes, prince ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, egypt, new jersey, jerusalem
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The Diamond Arm (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, realistic, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, cons and scams, smuggling, gem, nothing goes right, crimes, mistaken identity, espionage, police investigation, undercover agent, goofy hero, police station ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: ussr, istanbul turkey, russia
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 6.2
 160K
Johnny English (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rowan plays the eponymous lead character in a spoof spy thriller. During the course of the story we follow our hero as he attempts to single-handedly save the country from falling into the hands of a despot.
Style: parody, humorous, funny, absurd, exciting ...
Plot: spy, secret service, comedy of errors, goofy hero, farce, espionage, secret agents, british, heroes, agent, james bond, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, france
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 6.4
 304K
The Dictator (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
Style: funny, parody, absurd, humorous, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: satire, dictator, dark humor, farce, un, culture clash, death, society, prejudice, head of state, megalomaniac, dissident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s, 2010s, year 1973 ...
Place: usa, new york, asia, israel, middle east ...
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The Men Who Stare at Goats (2009)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reporter in Iraq might just have the story of a lifetime when he meets Lyn Cassady, a guy who claims to be a former member of the U.S. Army's New Earth Army, a unit that employs paranormal powers in their missions.
Style: absurd, humorous, clever, light, not serious ...
Plot: farce, military, satire, war, iraq war, journalism, desert, adaptation, sarcasm, gulf war, new age, military base ...
Time: year 2003, year 1973, year 1983
Place: iraq, middle east
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 7.7
 138K
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is ...
Style: humorous, parody, funny, light, talky ...
Plot: cowboy, farce, racism, gay slur, cowboys and outlaws, racial slur, absurd humor, small town, sheriff, african american, satire, governor ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1870s
Place: los angeles
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 231K
Role Models (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two salesmen trash a company truck on an energy drink-fueled bender. Upon their arrest, the court gives them a choice: do hard time or spend 150 service hours with a mentorship program. After one day with the kids, however, jail doesn't look ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: farce, lifestyle change, community service, dimwit, adolescence, friends, teaching the ways of the world, mentor, youth, character change, friendship, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, venice beach california
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 6.5
 75K
Three Amigos (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.
Style: parody, funny, absurd, humorous, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: farce, justice, stupidity, rescue, satire, fish out of water, friendship, buddies, dishonesty, gang, crimes, disorder ...
Time: 1910s, 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america
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 6.3
 3K
Happy Easter (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chronic serial womanizer Stephane Margelle (Jean-Paul Belmondo) drops his wife Sophie (Marie Laforet) off at the airport so she can go away for Easter weekend. He immediately picks up beautiful young Julie (Sophie Marceau), who has just had a fight ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: farce, womanizer, adultery, adulterer, nothing goes right, easter, disorder, couples, dishonesty, infidelity, airport, seduction ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france
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 5.5
 15K
Mafia! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Takeoff on the Godfather with the son of a mafia king taking over for his dying father.
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, farce, gangsters, father son relationship, nothing goes right, casino, dumb, stupidity, multiple storylines, satire, adaptation, justice ...
Time: 90s, year 1967, year 1933, year 1938
Place: las vegas, italy, sicily, europe, usa ...
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The Big Wedding (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: To the amusement of their adult children and friends, long divorced couple Don and Ellie Griffin are once again forced to play the happy couple for the sake of their adopted son's wedding after his ultra conservative biological mother ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, funny, not serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, marriage, adoption, farce, family relations, eccentric family, family gatherings, family reunited, parents and children, family feud, in-laws, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The famous Pink Panther jewel has once again been stolen and Inspector Clouseau is called in to catch the thief. The Inspector is convinced that 'The Phantom' has returned and utilises all of his resources – himself and his Asian ...
Style: witty, humorous, surreal, reflective, harsh ...
Plot: farce, false accusation, resort, heist, crimes, chase, espionage, assassination attempt, cat burglar, jewel thief, clumsiness, eavesdropping ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, france, europe, switzerland, south of france ...
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 7.1
 15K
McLintock! (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: George Washington McLintock, 'GW' to friends and foes alike, is a cattle baron and the richest man in the territory. He anxiously awaits the return of his daughter Becky who has been away at school for the last two years. He's also ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, ranch, romance, husband wife relationship, greed, rivalry, mogul, father daughter relationship, rancher, vengeance, cowboy, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 1930s, 60s
Place: alaska, oklahoma, ireland, arizona, california
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 5.7
 2K
Zemsta (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A winter day at a Polish castle, half owned by a fatalistic notary and half by a volcanic old soldier's niece. The old soldier, Cupbearer, and the notary are sworn enemies, which may doom the love between the niece, Klara, and the notary's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, entertaining ...
Plot: farce, love and romance, rivalry, infidelity, dishonesty, young lovers, soldier, uninhibited rivalry, couples, vengeance, eccentric family, love triangle ...
Time: 17th century
Place: poland
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Under the Rainbow (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In World War II era Los Angeles, the manager of the Culver Hotel leaves his nephew in charge for a weekend. The nephew changes the name to the Hotel Rainbow and overbooks with royalty, assassins, secret agents, Japanese tourists, and munchkins (from ...
Style: light, funny, feel good, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: farce, hotel, spy, mistaken identity, espionage, assassin, secret service, secret agents, disorder, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, year 1938
Place: california, los angeles, usa, kansas
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